The times are changing. American’s are no longer wanting to, and in some cases, able to buy everything their hearts desire. Welcome to the shared economy where leasing, borrowing and even selling your spare time can lead to a happier existence.
“The time is right to buy,” advises billionaire finance wiz, Warren Buffet, and clearly this is a big part of the American Dream. Buy! Buy! Buy!
To be happy and successful, you must own a home. You must own a car… and an expensive purse… and a dog… and a bike… and some high-end power tools.
Accurate? I’m not so sure anymore.
In Suzy Orman’s 2012 book (we know she can be a bit irritating at times, but we think she’s nailed this issue on the head) The Money Class: Learn to Create the New American Dream she announces …